Top 15 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Flathead Lake, Montana - Updated 2021

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With its beautiful waters, striking landscape and close proximity to a number of outdoor attractions, it’s little wonder that this stunning corner of Montana has won legions of fans. But those planning on a memorable adventure around Flathead Lake will want to make sure they choose the perfect base from which to explore, and that’s where these top Airbnb vacation rentals come in. While staying in your rental, you may also check out the things to do in Polson, which is just on the southern shore of Flathead Lake. So, whatever your individual needs, rest easy in the knowledge that your ideal Montana holiday home-from-home is out there just waiting for you. Check out the top Airbnbs in Flathead Lake, Montana today!

1. A lakefront cabin with a deck (from USD 253)

There is nothing better than waking up to the sound of the birds calling you in the morning, and sleeping to the quietness of the night. This lakefront cabin can offer it all, including the beautiful vista of the lake and the forest that surrounds the cabin. Two comfortable beds are offered for couples or families of four. Indulge in a substantial breakfast in the spacious deck and enjoy a barbecue at night when the weather is nice. A cable TV and free access to wireless internet are also available.

Lakefront getaway with dock, 400 square-foot deck, close to town.
47 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy space with plenty of kitchen supplies for cooking a great grill and comfy bed
Cleanliness:
cabin was very clean upon arrival
very clean house nicely decorated
interior well designed and immaculately clean
Location:
amazing location will definitely be back very soon
it was super close to bigfork an adorable town with some wonderful restaurants
perfect place to watch the sunset with a glass of wine
the decoration of the place is really cute as well and the kitchen had everything we needed
great location and lockbox on door makes arrival and departure effortless
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2. Luxury yurt north of Flathead Lake (from USD 190)

If you’re up to stay somewhere unique, you can choose to yurt it up instead of staying a cabin during your trip to Flathead Lake. This luxury yurt is spacious enough to accommodate four guests. It has two bedrooms and is standing on a 7-ft platform (2.13 meters), giving a scenic view of the farm where the yurt is located. Ideal for small groups, the yurt provides a one-of-a-kind lodging experience and will make your stay in Montana extra memorable!

Beautiful Luxury Yurt bordering on Flathead Lake
Somers, Montana, United States
185 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Yurt 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
also grest wifi and super comfy bed
beds were super comfy
the space was comfortable luxurious and had all the amenities you can think of
i also liked the burts bees shampoo and conditioner beds were very comfortable
the kitchen has beautiful appliances and is nicely stocked
Cleanliness:
it was clean impeccably decorated and cozy
the yurt was very clean cozy and had nice modern features and thoughtful touches including a beautiful kitchen
this unique space is very clean and has amazing views
Host:
linda was a tremendously helpful host
linda is a fantastic host
linda was an awesome host
linda was perfect host helpfull and provided all the info needed
linda and her husband were great hosts
Location:
location was easy and convenient to stores and services
great place to stay if you’re looking for a unique offering in montana near glacier national park
a very quiet and peaceful setting yet close to everything
this place is perfection
quiet very clean close to wonderful restaurants/stores/lakes/mountains
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3. Modern house in Lakeside (from USD 169)

This quaint cabin has a charming contemporary design that can comfortably sleep up to four people. It has a bedroom with a queen bed, a living room with a sofa bed, a bathroom, and a kitchen area. The deck with patio seating is ideal to sit back and unwind after a long day exploring. The indoor fireplace will keep you cozy during the cooler months. A park and a beach can be reached on foot from here. Restaurants, bars, and craft brewery are also within walking distance. This Airbnb vacation home is also near outdoor activities like paddleboarding, kayaking, mountain biking, and hiking for avid adventure seekers alike.

Modern Tiny House in Lakeside (The Two Medicine)
166 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
such a cool place gorgeous view comfortable stylish interior
the space is comfortable and serene
the bed was super comfortable and the nespresso machine was delightful
the bed was super comfy too
stylish comfortable and calming
Cleanliness:
everything was super clean
as for the space it was modern clean and fun
the space is super clean and modern
the house is super cozy and sparkling clean
wonderfully clean and cozy place it’s worth every penny
Host:
adorable tiny home with great hosts
david and michelle are great hosts
david & michelle are very friendly and hospitable hosts
very helpful guidebook and gracious hospitality
david and michelle’s place is fantastic and they were great hosts
Location:
slightly remote but a cute location
this is a beautiful spot in the middle of the woods yet close to town as well
these are great little houses in such a beautiful location
an easy 15 minute walk to flathead lake and restaurants
it was just a nice walk to the local brewery restaurant as well
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4. Whispering Pines cabin near Flathead Lake (from USD 119)

Located on the edge of Lakeside, which borders the north-west of Flathead Lake, this cabin is set among woodland on a hill above the waterway and is a great contender for families or couples. Its stylishly decorated one-bedroom interior is capable of accommodating up to four people. It also welcomes pets, so families with a furry friend will also be well catered for. Despite its bucolic country setting, it also comes with a wide array of home comforts — from WiFi access and TV to kitchen facilities. Those who prefer to dine out will also find restaurants nearby. Past guests loved the setting, giving it top marks across the board.

Whispering Pines, Flathead Lake Cabins
Lakeside, Montana, United States
339 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
my son loved the wifi ;)
the cabin is comfortable and has great amenities
excellent location beautiful views and the cabin was fabulous and so comfortable i'll be back
great little cabin comfortable clean and a perfect location nice distant view of the lake
incredible views cozy cabin great location we would love to stay in cabin 2 again
Cleanliness:
very clean and modern cabin
norm’s place was clean quiet and comfortable
cabin isn’t clean and well maintained
the cabin itself was clean and spacious
great cabin extremely clean and very comfortable
Host:
awesome plan great host
norman was a great host
norm and roxie were excellent hosts
the host was very accommodating and helpful with everything
norman is an awesome host
Location:
great location would definitely come back
nice cabin close to the lake and a nice brewery/grill near by
great cabin in a beautiful location
great cabin in a perfect location to be close to restaurants and the lake
close to a great brewery and the lake
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5. Cabin for up to four people south of Bigfork (from USD 99)

This simple Flathead Lake, Montana cabin rental is a good option for fans of the big outdoors on a budget who don’t wish to be too far away from the amenities of town life. It is set on a campground just three miles (4.8 km) south of Bigfork on the eastern side of Flathead Lake, and is situated close to everything from restaurants and nightspots to peaceful views and wonderful woodlands — indeed, it borders on the Flathead National Forest. The studio property itself, which is pet friendly, can sleep up to four guests and, although it has no private bathroom, the campsite’s public bathrooms are nearby. It also has a microwave and an outside grill for cooking up simple meals when you’re not dining out.

Bear Cub Cabin
Bigfork, Montana, United States
215 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was a nice touch that they put an electric space heater in there too
great little cabin it may be small but it’s comfortable
wifi worked great and there is a place for a fire to have something to do before bed
the outback cabins were nice but very simple with not having running water and bedding which was okay
the cabin has been the coziest sleepover we’ve had in the states :)plus the surroundings are wonderful
Cleanliness:
very clean and nice cabin
everything was clean and wonderful
clean bathrooms cabin was clean and stocked with basic amenities
very basic but clean cabin
bathrooms were clean and easlily accessable
Host:
the staff are so wonderful welcoming and nice
very nice owners as well
wonderful area and wonderful hosts
the owners were amazing and kept us up to date
very friendly and helpful hosts
Location:
cute little cabin with a great location
good location right off the highway a few miles from bigfork
perfect location near the lake
the location was really great
close to glacier np
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6. Lakeside property near beautiful Flathead Lake (from USD 300)

This property in Lakeside is a great option for families or large groups, with its four bedrooms accommodating eight people with ease, and up to 12 once sofa beds and couches are added to the mix. As well as its location close to Flathead Lake, this guest suite is also just a couple of kilometres from the local highway, perfect for exploring the wider area. What’s more, its position in Lakeside means those who wish to engage in water activities will have no difficulty finding jet skis, paddleboards and boat hires in the local area. This home-from-home also features more than one TV, as well as kitchen and laundry facilities and has won plaudits for its location and cleanliness from past guests.

Off the beaten path near Flathead Lake
Lakeside, Montana, United States
157 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 7 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we all loved the wifi
the house was very welcoming with a fully stocked kitchen
all beds were super comfortable
the patio is great for breakfast or dinner
there’s plenty of nice amenities like lots of towels and kitchen utensils
Cleanliness:
very clean and many thoughtful touches
it was very clean and nice inside
everything was clean comfortable and well thought out
excellent place very clean exactly as described
amy’s place was clean and very welcoming
Host:
host was always responsive
she is an amazing host
amy was a great host
the host goes above and beyond to make sure that you are comfortable
nice place and hosts
Location:
the location was amazing
beautiful location and house loved it
amazing place near flathead lake a short walk to the lake which has restricted access
the neighborhood is very safe and quiet
it was a great peaceful location
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7. Flathead Lake studio (from USD 114)

This spacious studio in Lakeside offers spectacular views of Flathead Lake. This sparkling clean studio has a comfortable queen bed and a sofa that can comfortably sleep up to four people. The fully-equipped kitchen with a stove, oven, refrigerator, microwave, and more offers full convenience to guests who want to prepare meals indoors. A number of restaurants, coffee shops, and a grocery store are located nearby. Free parking on premises is available to guests traveling by car.

Flathead Lake Studio Apartment Getaway in Lakeside
191 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is facing flathead lake and has a beautiful view of the mountains
a nice private apt with a great view of flathead lake
loves the view and the cozy space
nice amenities and decorative touches in the rooms
it is beautifully furnished with thoughtful extras and a view of the lake from a room-wide balcony
Cleanliness:
very clean and tidy
great place clean quiet very comfortable
the place was super clean and the neighborhood is quiet
nice quaint and very clean
studio apartment was well furnished super clean and very comfortable we had everything we could have needed
Host:
we really enjoyed our stay and alison is a great host
super hosts who got back to us quickly but also gave us our space
other than that the host was very responsive and check in was easy and flexible with our itinerary
we had an issue on arrival and the host took care of it right away
i saw her family members a few times in passing and they always waved and were friendly
Location:
location is amazing too
nice place near the lake
great place and great location
location is easy to get to
allison has a great location that is close to ton of great experiences
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8. Orchard trailer by Flathead Lake (from USD 81)

With its peaceful woodland setting and close proximity to a private beach on the lake, this 30-foot (9.14-meter) long campervan is a good option for solo adventurers or couples who wish to forget the cares of daily life. Being in a RV means you will have access to a number of home comforts, such as kitchen facilities and a private bathroom. The lack of WiFi and TV will likely appeal to those who wish to experience a true rural getaway. Guests also enjoy access to a canoe and paddle boards during their stay, perfect for getting out on Flathead Lake and exploring its beautiful waters.

Orchard Trailer by the Lake
93 reviews Superhost
Camper/RV 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was comfortable and the place had ac an unexpected and much appreciated bonus
everything you need for a comfortable stay on flathead lake
the trailer is pretty basic but efficient space & comfortable especially the bed
the trailer was easy to find and the bed was extremely comfortable
the full size appliances and bathroom were great
Cleanliness:
camper is dated but was clean enough
the trailer is an older one but was very clean and everything worked well
clean and comfortable for your outdoor style trip fun next to the lake
that said it was clean and well stocked and the location is fabulous
Host:
host is welcoming
he is a very gracious host
on the beach which was great nice host
scott was a great host as well
scott was a great host and was very accessible but also gave us our privacy
Location:
nice place close to the lake
great location unique comfortable camper experience
close enough to enjoy glacier park and all it offers as well
we loved the place great location fun toys ay
great location water is impressive in more ways than one
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9. Charming log home in Lakeside with sauna (from USD 175)

This log cabin in Lakeside is perfect for couples looking for a romantic getaway, or small families, with its two double beds providing accommodation for up to four people. As well as a roofed-over balcony, from which it is possible to spot passing wildlife, this charming property also includes a sauna, ideal for easing the stresses of daily life and also for warming tired joints after a day on the waters of Flathead Lake or traversing the slopes of the Whitefish Ski Resort. The property also comes with a range of mod-cons to make you feel right at home, including cable TV, WiFi, and access to the kitchen.

Charming log home
36 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there were actually two couches downstairs in this tv room all of which were very comfortable
having one bed and bath on both levels nicely accommodated the two couples of us that stayed
Cleanliness:
well appointed and very clean
the cabin is clean and warm
the house was clean and well furnished
great place clean and awesome cabin
the house is beautiful spacious and clean
Host:
host and airbnb are amazing
the host goes above and beyond to make you feel like you are staying at your own cabin
everything was available and owners are super responsive to requests for information
susan is an available (by email ) and responsive host
susan was incredibly helpful and responsive
Location:
and close to the tamarack brewery which we loved
susan's place was great walking distance to town and short drive to the ski hill
a garage to park in during a montana winter and a sauna are big bonuses
lovely place from which to enjoy the area
the house and location were absolutely fantastic huge yard for dog was amazing
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10. Modern flat with views of the lake

Boasting views out across the lake, and easy shore-side access for those eager to explore the waters, this modern upstairs flat is a great option for families or friends and has two bedrooms. It is also conveniently placed for local restaurants and bars — perfect for a relaxing meal or two during your stay. It is also located near Woods Bay and just a few kilometres south of Bigfork. Guests also enjoy amenities like Wi-Fi and TV. Past guests were full of praise for the location and the bargain price.

Modern upstairs flat with sumptuous views & beach
Bigfork, Montana, United States
171 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
adorable apartment with incredible deck and lake views
nice cozy place with a beautiful view of flathead lake
amazing views with a cozy atmosphere
beautiful views from the deck and a spacious apartment made for an enjoyable few days while we visited glacier
house simple and comfy with some great natural furniture and cozy with heating
Cleanliness:
super clean and nicely decorated inside
it was so clean and there were so many thoughtful touches
the place was clean and the rooms were spacious and accommodating
clean and great view
jim’s guest home is clean and spacious
Host:
jim was a great host and was quick to answer any questions
he responded immediately to our call and was very helpful
jim was very helpful and right downstairs
it is affordable and the owner is very nice and is quick to respond to message
jim was kind to accommodate an early entry so we could change for an afternoon wedding
Location:
amazing location right on the water
good location and a spacious place
nice location right on the lake
great location for hiking and fishing
this is an amazing location for the price
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11. Flathead lakefront suite for two

Romantic settings don’t come much finer than this private guest suite right on the shores of Flathead Lake. This one-bedroom suite, which boasts its own private entrance, is mere feet away from a private beach and a hammock on the water’s edge, and will be a fantastic spot from which to soak up that spectacular scenery. Those wishing to take to the water will also be well catered for — guests enjoy access to kayaks during their stay. The property also comes with a range of mod-cons, including TV, WiFi, kitchen and laundry, as well as a range of games and books. It is just 10 minutes from the town of Lakeside also places it within reach of local amenities.

Flathead Lakefront Suite for 2
Lakeside, Montana, United States
87 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the chairs out at the dock are very comfortable
fully equipped kitchen fireplace comfortable couch king size bed
the house was beautiful with views of the lake from all rooms
wonderfully large proportioned rooms with lovely lake views from living room/bedroom
this is an excellent place to stay plenty of room with all the amenities you could need
Cleanliness:
everything was clean new and highest in class
super clean and well maintained grounds
place was clean quiet
everything was clean and well-maintained
the suite is clean very nice and comfortable
Host:
the hosts were very friendly and helpful
gary and rhonda were great hosts
the hosts provided great recommendations for restaurants and outings which is helpful
rhonda was a great host thanks so much
rhonda and gary were great hosts and available as needed
Location:
wonderful stay in a beautiful location
the suite is beautiful the location perfect
this place has a great location right on the lake
great place great family we loved being close (very close) to the lake
this place is a big wow literally right on the lake
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12. Family-friendly home for up to seven people

A great option for families who love the peaceful life and wish to enjoy the charms of the beautiful Montana landscape, this spacious cottage comes with three bedrooms and can accommodate up to seven people. It is also set among 20 acres (9 hectares) of land —much of it is wooded— and overlooks Flathead Lake a short distance away. But, despite its setting, it is not far from the main road, making it easy to get to nearby Bigfork to the north and its local amenities. This Flathead Lake, Montana lodging is also close to hiking trails and a trout pond and, after exploring the sights, the outside deck and barbecue will make for a great place to hang out with family. It also comes with a kitchen, laundry facilities, a TV, and WiFi.

Family-friendly home
Bigfork, Montana, United States
77 reviews
Entire cabin 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
fortunately it cools off quickly in the evening and gets very comfortable with just the window fan
a very family friendly home with plenty of room and amenities
we had everything we needed and felt very comfortable
Cleanliness:
the house was clean spacious and comfortable and patricia and her husband were very friendly and accommodating
we enjoyed the home which was clean and close to the wedding we were attending
Host:
the host was very friendly and accommodating
patricia was a great host
everyone from the owner family was very nice friendly and helpful
patricia was a gracious host that was available if anything was needed but gave you privacy otherwise
patricia was exceptionally accommodating and helpful in answering our questions and making our stay in bigfork amazing
Location:
good location good value
great location close to lake access and big fork
location was amazing with beautiful fruit trees and a trout pond on the grounds
great location with lots of room
very close to trails and nearbytowns and patricia is very helpful
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13. Cabin on Flathead Lake with amazing views

A stunning lakeshore setting awaits guests who opt for a stay in this two-floor Flathead Lake cabin rental, which boasts a roofed-over upper floor deck area that will enchant guests with its bucolic views. What’s more, it is just a 10 minutes’ drive north of Polson, which means you won’t have far to go for a range of local amenities and attractions, ensuring you can enjoy the best of the countryside and town life during your stay. The one-bedroom property is perfect for solo adventurers, couples or even small families, and comes with a wide array of mod-cons, including a full kitchen, cable TV, WiFi access, and air conditioning. As a cherry on top, a firepit, hot tub, and cosy wood-burning stove are some of the luxuries at your disposal..

Cozy, Romantic, Flathead Lake Getaway!
Polson, Montana, United States
117 reviews
Entire cabin 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable sofa and chair
we definitely made use of the large outdoor deck and table
so quaint the view while taking a shower was amazing
the view was still beautiful and cabin was comfortable and nicely decorated
even the shower has a beautiful view
Cleanliness:
the cabin was adorable clean and quiet
the place itself was spotless when we arrived and absolutely adorable
the place was very clean with nice extra ammenities
the cabin was spotless and we had everything that we could hope for to be comfortable
we had a wonderful stay here the cabin was tidy clean and had everything we needed
Host:
mike and lisa are exceptional hosts who provided quick and helpful answers to our questions
mike and lisa have been great hosts from the start
great little cabin with great hosts
very nice hosts good prompt communicators
the views are incredible the hosts were quick to answers questions and provided helpful info
Location:
very beautiful location and cozy cabin
great stay and awesome location
it was a beautiful location
the cabin is in a wonderful location
close enough to town to enjoy the local restaurants and brewery
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14. Cozy one-bedroom waterfront cabin for four on Flathead Lake

Guests who are off to Polson, Montana for a quick weekend getaway away from the city center will have quite the time a Mike and Lisa’s place. The rustic and stylish cabin is big enough for four guests and has a queen bedroom with a comfortable mattress and linens for guests to sleep on. The cabin is fully equipped with a whole kitchen for families who would like to cook. There is a wood-burning stove, basic cookware and electric appliances, and a bathroom with a full shower and hot tub, as well as basic bathroom toiletries. The property also boasts an indoor fireplace, heating, hot water, a patio, and a balcony, as well as a backyard garden for those who wish to just relax in the lush forestry outdoors. The lakefront cabin is situated on Flathead Lake in Polson Montana and is best for summer vacations with friends and families.

Cozy, Romantic, Flathead Lake Getaway!
Polson, Montana, United States
117 reviews
Entire cabin 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable sofa and chair
we definitely made use of the large outdoor deck and table
so quaint the view while taking a shower was amazing
the view was still beautiful and cabin was comfortable and nicely decorated
even the shower has a beautiful view
Cleanliness:
the cabin was adorable clean and quiet
the place itself was spotless when we arrived and absolutely adorable
the place was very clean with nice extra ammenities
the cabin was spotless and we had everything that we could hope for to be comfortable
we had a wonderful stay here the cabin was tidy clean and had everything we needed
Host:
mike and lisa are exceptional hosts who provided quick and helpful answers to our questions
mike and lisa have been great hosts from the start
great little cabin with great hosts
very nice hosts good prompt communicators
the views are incredible the hosts were quick to answers questions and provided helpful info
Location:
very beautiful location and cozy cabin
great stay and awesome location
it was a beautiful location
the cabin is in a wonderful location
close enough to town to enjoy the local restaurants and brewery
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15. Flathead lakefront cottage and guest studio

If it’s a little period charm you’re after, then this well-located 1930s era cottage is a great contender. As well as being just across the road from Flathead Lake, this waterfront property is just 10 minutes outside of Bigfork and is a short walking distance from everything: local eateries, bars, and even water sport rental shops. It also comes with access to its own dock, so if you’ve brought your own equipment you’ll be on the water in a flash. This property, which can sleep between two and four people, also comes with its own bathroom and kitchen facilities, although those who crave their tech should bear in mind that there is no TV or WiFi.

Flathead Lakefront Cottage and Guest Studio
11 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds

The waters of Flathead Lake are waiting

If you’re in Montana to complete the best hiking trails in Glacier National Park, consider staying in Flathead Lake, which is only 50 minutes away. With so many great Flathead Lake vacation rentals dotted around the shores, you’ll be sure to find your perfect home-from-home.

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